ERIC Number: EJ609926
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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The Reading Seminar: A Web-based Distance Learning Course in an MPA Program.
Hutchinson, Janet R.
Journal of Public Affairs Education, v5 n3 p263-74 Jul 1999
Describes a Web-based, asynchronous, distance instruction course in public administration at Virginia Commonwealth University. The Reading Seminar course is both reading and writing intensive. It uses a peer review process that encourages interactivity among students who critique and comment on each other's work. Course evaluations have been generally positive. (DB)
Descriptors: Course Descriptions, Graduate Study, Higher Education, Internet, Peer Evaluation, Peer Relationship, Public Administration Education, Seminars, State Universities, World Wide Web
National Association of Schools of Public Affairs and Administration, 1120 G St., N.W., Suite 730, Washington, DC 20005. Tel: 202-628-8965, Fax: 202-626-4978.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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